Skip to main content

About your Search

20121201
20121231
Search Results 0 to 2 of about 3
of damascus the capital and rebel forces are said to be trying to capture the city's international airport. margaret brennan has just returned from covering secretary of state hillary clinton's trip to ireland where she discussed syria with her russian counter part. margaret, good morning to you. tell us about the fighting to seize the airport. >> reporter: well, it's really heating up rebecca. it's raging inside the capital as rebels terrorize to seize the airport and cut off the regime's supplies. the russian's, one of bashir al assad's remaining allieses and u.n. officials don't believe the syrian president can survive this war. that is why there's this new diplomatic push to prepare a new syrian government. secretary clinton and the russian foreign minister agreed to revive a road map for a political transition. it calls for elections that include candidates from the syrian opposition. yesterday secretary clinton acknowledged it's going to be hard to do that while the violence is still raging. >> margaret what's the next step in the diplomatic efforts to resolve th
cities. that says we'll see international capital flows fall to go other markets. so what i would say to everybody is that whereas we've held down our exposure to international equities, both developed and to emerging, i would start to increase that exposure to international equities both developed and emerging, largely because i think you'll see dollar weakness and currency strength in other parts of the world. >> next year will be steady -- far more steady and far less spectacular, that seems to be what you're suggesting. >> growth next year probably around 2% is the consensus, 2.4% is where i come down. growth in profits maybe 3% to 4% next year. a very flat interest rate environment. you put all that together, you ask yourself what's going to happen to the stock market if that's right. and the answer is you won't get much out of that. >> so how do you invest into sectors? i think we've lost sound. unfortunately. there we go. our apologies. anyway, that was hugh johnson fp our apologies to him. we have had problems this morning as you might have guessed. let's just recap before we
the like chelsea, arsenal and man dhefter city. a lot of the glamorous, exciting players are not based in the uk to begin with. it's an international stock market and it's very dominated by the resources sector. we quite like energy, but we're not so keen on the materials. we don't think the uk is going to do as well as the s&p or the euro stocks. we're expecting markets to be more strong because local expectations are going to be overly depressed and they matter. >> kevin, briefly, what about the yen? this seems to be one of the biggest stories for the bank of japan. do you bet on the bank of japan here? >> we expect them to loosen and of coursively push the yen down. the only qualification one has there is it's a little bit like the government bond call going into 2013. absolutely everybody seems to be saying it. >> okay. we'll leave it there. kevin gardener, head of investment strategist at barclay's. your top call for 2013? >> we think growth will be weak around the world. the u.s. is the best game in town. >> i want to hear what john walsh thinks. what's your top pick of the year,
Search Results 0 to 2 of about 3